Camera Workers, 1858-1950

The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950

Cooper, John Hall[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10]

Male 1904 - 1999  (95 years)


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  • Name Cooper, John Hall 
    Born 30 Jun 1904  Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 29 Mar 1932  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Bride: Mary Evelyn Reid 
    • Mary Evelyn (nee Reid) Cooper's life dates are 1910 to 1991. On her husband's death registration record her name is given as Mary Tyson, which was her mother's family name. [13]
    Business Address/Year 1932-1934  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address undetermined 
    Business Address/Year 1936  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address undetermined 
    Died 11 Sep 1999  Ladysmith, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Cremated 14 Sep 1999  West Coast Crematorium, Burnaby, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I1845  Camera Workers | C, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 31 Jan 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He worked as a photographer in Vancouver in the early to mid-1930s. In the 1935 business directory he was listed as an agent with the Prudential Insurance Company. In his 1938 through 1940 business directory listings no employer was provided.

  • Sources 
    1. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1933.
      Vancouver

    2. [S765] WRI32, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1932).
      Vancouver: not listed

    3. [S766] WRIVAN33, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1933), 277.
      Vancouver: Cooper John H photog h 146 W 17

    4. [S768] SUN34, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1934), 918.
      Vancouver: Cooper John H (Mary E) photog r 146 W 17

    5. [S769] SUN35, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1935), 950.
      Vancouver: Cooper John H (Mary E) agt Prud Ins r 146 W 17

    6. [S770] SUN36, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1936), 645.
      Vancouver: Cooper John H (Mary E) photog 146 W 17

    7. [S771] SUN37, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1937).
      Vancouver: not listed

    8. [S772] SUN38, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1938), 763.
      Vancouver: Cooper John (Mary) h 146 W 17

    9. [S773] SUN39, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1939), 576.
      Vancouver: Cooper John (Mary) h 146 W 17

    10. [S774] SUN40, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1940), 579.
      Vancouver: Cooper John (Mary) h 146 W 17

    11. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1932-09-401765 (microfilm B13763); digital facsimile URL (accessed 31 Jan 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/944abfc8-5547-4a5f-9821-72585a41a086

    12. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1999-09-019233; digital facsimile URL (accessed 31 Jan 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/838df769-83c0-4276-b15f-d309403adaf5

    13. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1991-09-003639 (microfilm B17149); digital facsimile URL (accessed 31 Jan 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/ee7cc116-a79f-41d8-9cb6-6afd2d3fa766